After the rape and murder of seven-year-old Zainab, many Pakistani celebs came forward to open up about sexual abuse.
Famous actor Nadia Jamil and Frieha Altaf was the first one who came forward with their own childhood experiences of sexual abuse.
I was sexually abused by our cook at age 6. My parents took action but everyone remained silent as if it was my shame. At 34 I realised how it had impacted my life.the only shame is keeping SILENT #ChildAbuse #shame #NoMoreChildAbuse #MeToo #JusticeForZainab #HowToStopChildAbuse
— Frieha Altaf (@FriehaAltaf) January 14, 2018
I was 4 the first time I was abused sexually. I was in college when it blew out of proportion.
People tell me not to talk to respect my families honour. Is my families honour packed in my body? I am a proud,strong,loving survivor. No shame on me or my kids. Only pride 4 being me
— Nadia Jamil (@NJLahori) January 13, 2018
Renowned fashion designer Maheen Khan also open up about sexual abuse,
Not only celebs but also Imaan Hazir Mazari, daughter of PTI leader Shireen Mazari revealed her story,
In my PRIVATE school,my 4th grade FEMALE English teacher took me 2 an empty classroom,told me 2 lift up my shirt so she could check 4 chicken pox,out of the blue.She said when we got back 2 class,if any1 asks where I was I shd tell them I was in trouble 4 nt doing my homework (2)
— Imaan Zainab Mazari-Hazir (@ImaanZHazir) January 13, 2018
Famed TV anchor Sana Bucha and actor Ushna Shah added,
Fans from around the world came forward in support of their favourite celebs.